Aloha, all! While I was traveling, I missed listening to most of my favorite podcasts. Today I decided to catch up on some podcasts and get some paper crafting done at the same time. While I listened to NPRs,"Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me," they announced that their guest "contestant" was going to be Martha Stewart. As most of you know, I … [Read more...] about Curiosity and a Baby Card!
Scallop Trim Border Punch
Aloha, all! One of my favorite Stamp Sets in this year's Sale-A-Bration catalog is So Happy for You! There are FIVE stamps with greetings/sentiments and FIVE stamp sets with little images to mix and match with those greetings. What a fun and versatile set for everyone! As Sale-A-Bration comes to a close, I'm trying to use it as much as … [Read more...] about So Thinking of You!
Aloha, all! As I'm writing this I'm starting to develop a bit of a cold and I sure could use a Get Well Card myself! But as this gets published for the weekly Divas Coffee Break Design Team challenge, I'm likely all better and on my way to a family wedding! The Divas Challenge this week is another color challenge. For … [Read more...] about Get Well Wishes!
Aloha, all! Last week I published a video tutorial demonstrating how to make my Mini Flip Fold Album. (The video is on my Facebook page. Just click here and you'll see it in my February 25, 2011, post.) Those of you who have had a chance to view it may have noticed that I started out using lots of adhesive as I would with a "real" … [Read more...] about Addendum to my Flip Fold Video
Aloha, all! It certainly is in the eye of the beholder whether a card is elegant - or not. I felt that this card had a touch of elegance that is not typical in the kind of greeting card that I usually make. Most of that feeling as far as I am concerned comes from the elegant products that Stampin' Up! has available for all of us as we get ready for … [Read more...] about An Elegant Valentine Card
Aloha, all! I know that several of you have purchased Stampin' Up!'s Treat Cups, and I've been playing around with them myself. In fact, I'm thinking that I'm going to have trouble giving these up if Stampin' Up! doesn't continue them into the 2010-2011 Idea Book and Catalog! Since Valentine's Day is coming up, I thought I'd share a couple of cards I made using the Heart Treat Cups. … [Read more...] about Sweet Treats!
Aloha, all! I love these times during the year when I get my first shipment of brand new Stampin' Up! products! Now that it's December and we're less than a month away from TWO great new mini catalogs, we demonstrators get to pre-order some of the products so that we can be ready to show them off and answer any of your questions when it's time for you to start placing your orders. So here … [Read more...] about Fabulous New Stampin’ Up! Products – and the Stamping 411 Challenge!